A Distraction
May 6, 2007

I received this via email the other day ... and thought I'd pass it along:

This incredible machine was built as a collaborative effort between The Robert M. Trammell Music Conservatory and the Sharon Wick School of Engineering at the University of Iowa. Amazingly, 97% of the machines Components came from John Deere Industries and Irrigation Equipment of Bancroft, Iowa, yes farm equipment!
It took the team a combined 13,029 hours of set-up, alignment, Calibration, and tuning before filming this video but as you can see it Was WELL worth the effort.
It is now on display in the Matthew Gerhard Alumni Hall at the University and is already slated to be donated to the Smithsonian.

Posted by Red Monkey at May 6, 2007 12:19 PM | Never Underestimate the Power of Human Stupidity | | StumbleUpon Toolbar Stumble |

 

Red Monkey said:

Oh, and yeah ... you might want this link as well:

The process of building this contraption

Hehehehehe

May 6, 2007 11:22 AM

You mean this is a hoax?....lol

May 6, 2007 1:38 PM
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